“Talisman Of El” By Alecia Stone Is A Fresh Take On A Familiar Mythology

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The prologue to Talisman of El grabbed my attention immediately, since it does not explain much, but throws the reader right in the middle of something sinister. After an opening like that, I did not quite expect the story to take the turn it did later in the book, as more and more twists were added [...]

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What Are We Giving Away This Week? Check it Out (Week of May 20th)

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Hidey-ho neighbors! Here’s this week’s awesome giveaways. Remember you can enter on both Facebook and Twitter. DO NOT enter here, it won’t count. Click here for a list of all the entry rules.  Without further ado, here are the goodies: Monday:  On Monday we’re giving away a copy of The Bridge to Neverland by Ridley Pearson and Dave Barry. This book [...]

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This Week In Trailers: “Prometheus”, “The Amazing Spider-Man”, “The Possession”

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Prometheus lands on June 8th, but for now, enjoy the impressive  new clip. Check out the 4-minute long extended preview for The Amazing Spider-Man with loads of new scenes and more emphasis on the story. The Amazing Spider-Man hits theaters on July 3rd. Creepy little girls are surely a recipe for disaster, if the new trailer for [...]

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Survival of the Dead is a Mediocre Addition to the Zombie Genre

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A group of rogue soldiers seek shelter from the zombie apocalypse on scenic Plum Island, only to become caught up in a bitter feud between two warring families. Sarge Crocket (Alan Van Sprang) and his motley crew of military abandoners are searching for a safe place to rest when they cross paths with Patrick O’Flynn (Kenneth [...]

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Battleship Bores And Fails To Bring Anything New To The Genre

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The summer movie season is in full swing. With one massive blockbuster behind us, Peter Berg’s action film Battleship is next in line. Battleship runs in the same vein as the Transformers films, relying heavily on campy special effects and skimping on character and plot development. Battleship disappoints, and will no doubt leave viewers asking themselves, “Was [...]

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Buy a Ticket to the Walking Dead Escape

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Buy a ticket to be a survivor, buy a ticket to be a walker, or buy one to watch the survivors attempt to escape the bloodthirsty, brain-hungry zombies. A zombie survival competition is being held in a ballfield in San Diego, CA on July 12-14th. Check out the events website for ticket and event information. If [...]

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Justice League #9 and Avengers Vs. X-Men #4 Will Have You Drooling For More!

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Looking for suggestions on what to read this week? Look no further! Check out reviews for Justice League #9 and Avengers Vs. X-Men #4, the two biggest comic releases this week!   Justice League #9 An exciting new story arc begins with this incredible ninth issue, and if you weren’t particularly interested in reading Justice League [...]

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Supernatural: “There Will Be Blood”

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There Will Be Spoilers Things are looking more and more dire in “There Will Be Blood”, as Dick Roman continues to slowly take over the world, this time, through the food industry. In the mean time, Sam and Dean continue their difficult quest of collecting all the necessary ingredients that will allow them to kill a leviathan. [...]

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‘Insurgent’ by Veronica Roth Will Have You Guessing and Leave You Wanting More

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Insurgent is the second book in Veronica Roth’s Divergent series. By default a few things will be revealed to you if you read this review without having read Divergent first. If you’re curious about this series and are interested in learning more, check out my review of Divergent, which gives a nice summary of the premise of [...]

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New Book Releases, Week of May 13th, 2012

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Hey all! Here’s this week’s list of fantasy, scifi, and horror books hitting the shelves. Click on the titles to see the covers! Released Tuesday, May 15, 2012 Born of Silence (The League), by Sherrilyn Kenyon In a universe where corruption and deception rule all aspects of life, sparks of rebellion threaten to ignite . . [...]

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